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  • Fashion

    The Trend Mashup…

    Fashion is like radio waves, it is always recirculating. 80’s fashion is back bringing in tow slinky glasses and waist pouches also known as fanny packs. These pieces are literally everywhere and can be seen mostly on fashion enthusiasts and on social media such as Instagram with its many variations. While some are just downright ridiculous to me, a few have wormed their way into my closet (not that I am complaining) lol Decided to do this mashup because dare I say that I haven’t really seen plus size girls rock it and I wanted to use this post to show how easy it is to put together and even add…

  • Fashion,  SCHOOLED FOR STYLE

    HOW TO STYLE MAXI SKIRTS…

    On our first post on SFS by Mimi, I will be talking about maxi skirts. Maxi skirts have been relegated to the background and used more as a utility item than dress up. This event I was supposed to attend was primarily causal and for some reason, I wanted to wear a maxi skirt which is very unlike me (I am more a romper, shorts kinda gal during summer). With that inspiration, I decided to look through websites to get a feel of how maxi skirts are being worn as trends are constantly on a continuous roll. Long story short, nothing was impressive and I even noticed that ladies didn’t…

  • Fashion

    Pleat to meet you…

    Happy new month folks!!! Spring is right around the corner and boy isn’t that great.. As we all know, Spring is the transitioning season from Winter to Summer and with this beautiful weather comes softer colors however, lets not get ahead of ourselves and shed the sweaters yet. That being said, sweaters are still a great Spring choice because they can be combined with lighter pieces and colors to elevate the somberness of winter colors. I decided to pair this navy blue sweater with a green pleated skirt. It’s fun and flirty and still compliments my figure also, this outfit is a great addition to your closet as it can…

  • Fashion,  Mimispiration

    My Tribute to WAKANDA…

      “As feminists we have to understand that we can be strong and badass but also take cognizance of the role we play as women” This might seem cliche and beating the already dead horse but the movie ‘‘Black Panther”  spoke to me on so many levels hence I decided to do a style tribute to the strong women of Wakanda. I am not going to go into any details about the movie so there would be no spoilers however I will touch on aspects that resonated with me. I choose this outfit for this tribute because it reminds me of the strength and beauty of Africa. The richness of…